Prior to working for Silicone by Dorset Orthopaedic Janine, or Gene as she is known by her workmates, completed a BA in fine art, specialising in sculpture.

She spent a couple of years exhibiting her knitted sculptures before joining the company in 2008.

Initially working as a liner technician, Janine enjoys training and supporting her teammates, working with clients, and producing high quality silicone products.

Janine is a keen reader with a passion for art, history, and music. She likes to spend her spare time visiting art galleries, museums and loves live music.